Relaxation or Adventure: There is Plenty to Do in Samoa
A tropical paradise, some of our favourite things to do in Samoa include swimming into caves, jumping into trenches, feeding turtles, and seeing waterfalls.
taro and palusami
Samoan food...sort of. I think the palusami was made with canned coconut cream. Alas. But the taro was great! Bought at the Hilo Farmer's Market. Oh, and btw: palusami is coconut cream wrapped in taro leaves and baked, often with onions or some sort of meat in there. (Mine was without meat.) Taro (kalo) is a root vegetable popular throughout the Pacific and Asia. Here it was boiled in coconut cream, yum!!
#TalesOfTime - Tui Manu’a Empire Of Samoa — Coconet
It is appropriate to address the topic of the Oceania empire of the prehistoric Tui Manu’a and the extent to which this influence permeated the social-political sphere of Samoa and Tonga at that time. Prior to and during the rise of the great familial titles of Savaii, Upolu and Tongatapu, the Tui Manu’a was the highest ranking title and office of all Samoa, Tonga and various other islands. Source: Samoa History The Tui Manu’a Kings extended Samoan influence and rule over various island…